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February 28, 2020

NEW DELHI: BCFI organised Consultative Workshop on Collaboration for Financial Inclusion at Hotel Ashok. A large number of members and stakeholders participated.

February 26, 2020

NEW DELHI: Ms Seema Prem, Board Member, BCFI, Mr S.Anand, Eko,  & Col Sunil Kumar (Retd)  attended meeting of the Committee on Deepening of Digital Payments held at Cabinet Secretariat (DBT Mission).

February 5, 2020

NEW DELHI: Mr Anand Kumar Bajaj, Board Member, BCFI & Col Sunil Kumar (Retd)  attended meeting of the Committee on Deepening of Digital Payments held at Cabinet Secretariat (DBT Mission).

January 21, 2020

NEW DELHI: Mr Probir Roy, PayMate  &  Col Sunil Kumar (Retd) attended a meeting at  Bill & Melinda Gates  Foundation to discuss BCNM (Corporate BC) Landscape Study being undertaken by MicroSave.

January 16, 2020

NEW DELHI: Mr Sasidhar Thumuluri, Chairman, BCFI attended meeting of the Committee on Deepening of Digital Payments held at Cabinet Secretariat (DBT Mission).

January 7, 2020

MUMBAI: Mr Anand Kumar Bajaj, Board Member,BCFI  attended 27th AePs Steering Committee meeting of NPCI.

January 3, 2020

NEW DELHI: Mr Sasidhar Thumuluri, Chairman BCFI, Ms Seema Prem, Board Member, Mr S Anand, Eko India, Mr Abhishek Jhingan, PayNearby, Col Sunil Kumar (Retd), Director General, BCFI attended meeting origanised by SIDBI to discuss Onboarding of National Livelihood Mission (NULM) on Udyamimitra Portal – Role of Bank Correspondents (BC).

December 4, 2019

NEW DELHI: Mr Sasidhar Thumuluri, Chairman BCFI,  Mr Anand Kumar Bajaj, Board member & Col Sunil Kumar attended Inclusive Finance India Summit, at Hotel Grand.

October 25, 2019

NEW DELHI: Extra Ordinary General Meeting (EOGM) FY 19-20 was held at BCFI office to discuss amendment in BCFI, Memorandum of Articles

October 18, 2019

NEW DELHI: Mr Vijay Pratap Singh Aditya & Col Sunil Kumar (Retd)  participated in Brainstorming Session on Financial Literacy organised by RBI. Brainstorming Session was Chaired by Shri G P Borah, CGM. Mr Kamakhya Nr. Singh, CEO of National Centre for Financial Education (NCFE) made a presentation on Financial Literacy Programme likely to be launched. Representatives from Sa-Dhan and MFIN also participated.

October 17, 2019

NEW DELHI: Ms Seema Prem, FIA,  Mr Loknath Panda, Zero Mass and Col Sunil Kumar, (Retd) had discussion with Dr Bhushan Kumar Sinha, IES, Joint Secretary, DFS and Ms Anindita Sinharay, Director, DFS  with issues related to “  Process to implement proviso (iii) of Sec 194N of Income Tax Act exempting TDS on Business Correspondents for cash withdrawal”.Letter regarding establishing a process for TDS Exemption on Business Correspondents for cash withdrawal has been sent DFS and CBDT on October 17, 2019. weblink- http://bcfi.org.in/reportcategory/reports/

October 10, 2019

NEW DELHI: Mr Sasidhar, Col Sunil Kumar (Retd) and Mr Guman Singh from BCFI had a meeting at MORD wherein Mr Trivikram, Manager, National Mission Financial Inclusion, MORD. Mr Anil, MORD and Mr Anil Gupta, Mr Sharad Banagari, MicroSave and Mr Amit Arora, World Bank attended the meeting. MORD  requested for use of BCFI e-module of training for running two pilot courses in Bihar & Orissa. MORD also requested to check the feasibility of SRLM/NRLM becoming Associate Members of BCFI. BCFI will provide limited access of training e-module to MORD and also lay down process for opening Associate Membership.

September 16, 2019

NEW DELHI: Col Sunil Kumar attended Sa-Dhan National Conference.

September 14, 2019

NEW DELHI: Third Board Meeting and AGM for FY 19-20 was held at BCFI Office.

August 23, 2019

GURUGRAM: Col Sunil Kumar (Retd) attended India Association Congress organised by Indian Society of Association Executives (ISAE).

August 19, 2019

NEW DELHI: Ms Seema Prem, Board Member & Col Sunil Kumar participated in Think shop on “Harnessing the power of Digital Financing for the Sustainable Developments Goals” at hotel Claridges organised by UN Capital Development Fund (UNCDF).

August 13, 2019

NEW DELHI: Dr Anand Shrivastav attended brainstorming session on Financial Literacy at DFS.

August 9, 2019

NEW DELHI: Dr Anand Shrivastav and Col Sunil Kumar (Retd) met Shri G P Borah, CGM, RBI and Mr Saju Thomas, DGM, RBI in New Delhi to discuss issues related to Training & Certification of BC Agent through Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE),BCFI as Self-Regulatory Organisation (SRO) & BC Registry.

August 1, 2019

NEW DELHI: Dr Anand Shrivastav, Chairman BCFI attended a meeting at PMO, New Delhi to discuss “Deepening Financial Inclusion & Enhancing Digital Transaction Ecosystem”.

July 26, 2019

GURUGRAM: Dr Anand Shrivastav, Chairman, BCFI attended CII Conference on Digital & Cashless Economy on July 26, 2019.

NEW DELHI: BCFI presented Training e-Module for Agent Business Correspondent to Ministry of Rural Development (MORD) on July 26, 2019.

July 16, 2019

MUMBAI: Mr Anand Kumar Bajaj, Chair Communication Committee, attended 26th AePS Steering Committee meeting of NPCI on July 16, 2019.

May 2, 2019

NEW DELHI:  Dr Anand Shrivastav, Chairman, BCFI  attended meeting at  Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to discuss Activity Based Costing & Pricing Study on May 2, 2019.

April 25, 2019

NEW DELHI: Dr Anand Shrivastav, Chairman BCFI attended “Last Mile Money Makeathon” hosted by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation at Gurgaon on April 25, 2019.

April 11, 2019

NEW DELHI: Brainstorming Session to discuss Financial Inclusion (FI) was held at DFS on April 11, 2019.  Discussion was attended by Dr Anand Shrivastav, Chairman, BCFI,  Banks (Public & Private), NGOs & Consultants. Problems and Solutions by BCFI were submitted to Shri Debasish Panda, IAS, Additional Secretary, DFS.

March 14, 2019

PARIS: Dr Anand Shrivastav, Chairman attended World Bank-CGAP  International Conference on “Reaching The Last Mile – Agents Networks for Financial Inclusion” held on March 14-15, 2019 at Paris.

March 8, 2019

MUBMAI: Dr Anand Shritastav, Chairman & BCFI Members made presentation to Shri Nandan Nilekani and Committee on Deepening of Digital Payments at RBI, Mumbai.

February 22, 2019

NEW DELHI:  Dr Anand Shrivastav, Chairman & BCFI Members  attended work shop on “Pricing & Costing study” at Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, New Delhi.

December 12, 2018

NEW DELHI: BCFI Launches Programmes for Structural Reforms of BC Sector & Promote Customer Awareness & Protection

December 7, 2018

NEW DELHI: Dr Anand Shrivastav, Chairman BCFI  attended 6th FIAC, RBI Meeting.